DUBUQUE COUNTY, IA. (THECOUNT) — William Wodrich, Chloe Lucas and Kennedy Elskamp, all of Dubuque, Iowa, have been identified as the victims in a Friday triple-fatal vehicle crash in Dubuque County.

Wodrich, 18, Elskamp and Lucas, both 17, were all killed in a single-vehicle crash in Dubuque early Friday morning.


According to reports, Wodrich was operating a Chevy Camaro on NW Arterial near West 32nd Street in Dubuque, when for unknown reasons, possible speed related, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 1:21 a.m. Friday. The vehicle then entered a culvert and flipped over.

All three teens were pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries at the scene.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Dubuque County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2020 census, the population was 99,266, making it the eighth-most populous county in Iowa. The county seat is Dubuque. The county is named for Julien Dubuque, the first European settler of Iowa – Wikipedia.